The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 67 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.91% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.83% 1.96% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Median salary £36,250 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% -15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Wi-Fi
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
103 153 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.56% 17.98% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 85 146 130
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Cardiff region.

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Cardiff

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Avaya
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Coaching
4 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
5 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
6 2 (28.57%) WebSphere

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Coaching
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) vSphere
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Avaya
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Intel